LWV of Chicago, IL.

Position::Leagues in Action - League of Women Voters - Brief Article
 
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In the fall of 2004, the LWV of Chicago, IL, working with local partners, launched a new initiative, "I Am the Government" (IATG, www.iamthegovernment.org). IATG was designed to engage young adults, 18-29, in grassroots civic life. About 300 volunteers were recruited and trained to monitor the election process and helped detect and correct irregularities at nearly 1,000 Chicago precincts. Follow-up projects are being planned, including expanded online tools and resources, and live...

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